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WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE’S MP SHOWS SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES AFFECTED BY CANCER

West Dunbartonshire’s MP Martin Docherty-Hughes has shown his support for NHS staff and families affected by cancer at a House of Commons event marking World Cancer Day. The local MP met with cancer specialists and campaigners from Cancer Research UK … Continue reading

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NEW POST OFFICE FOR DUNTOCHER SET TO BE DELIVERED NEXT MONTH

MP for West Dunbartonshire Martin Docherty-Hughes has welcomed the announcement that a new Post Office is set to open in Duntocher next month on Thursday 19th March. The new branch will open at the Spar store based at 74-76 Dumbarton … Continue reading

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TORY MINISTER SLAMMED OVER ‘DEEP-FRIED MARS BAR’ RESPONSE TO QUESTION ON FOODBANKS

A Tory government Minister is facing criticism after making a joke about deep-fried Mars bars in response to a question from West Dunbartonshire’s MP about the impact of Universal Credit on foodbanks. Local SNP MP Martin Docherty-Hughes slammed Tory DWP … Continue reading

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CLYDEBANK POST COLUMN – JANUARY 2020

As this is my first column since the snap general election, I’d like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you to everyone who voted across West Dunbartonshire. It’s an immense privilege to be re-elected as your local … Continue reading

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CHILDREN’S CHARITY CHAS GIVEN ‘STUNNING’ GIFT OF ARDOCH ESTATE IN WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE

A Scottish charity that supports terminally ill-children and their families is to benefit from the donation of the stunning Ardoch Estate overlooking Loch Lomond in West Dunbartonshire. Children’s hospice charity CHAS, which runs Robin House in Balloch, has been gifted … Continue reading

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WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE’S MP URGES RESIDENTS TO ‘STAND TOGETHER’ THIS HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY

Martin Docherty-Hughes, MP for West Dunbartonshire, has called on people to ‘stand together’ in remembrance of the millions of people who lost their lives during the Holocaust. In the run up to Holocaust Memorial Day (27th January), the local Member … Continue reading

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THANK YOU FOR VOTING

It is a immense privilege to be re-elected as your MP for West Dunbartonshire. Thank you to everyone who voted on a cold December day and thank you to all those who worked tirelessly for a SNP mandate to re-enforce … Continue reading

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SNAP ELECTION WILL BE CRITICAL TO SCOTLAND’S FUTURE

West Dunbartonshire’s MP Martin Docherty-Hughes has said he’s ready to take on the Tories as voters are set to go to the polls in a snap general election on Thursday 12th December. The local SNP MP, who represents Clydebank, Dumbarton … Continue reading

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